Mercy Peak

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Episode Guide

  • Season 6
    • Love From Bassett
      Love From Bassett
      Episode 10
      As Kieran and Amanda's trial looms, Nicky is doing her best to ignore it. But when she finds that Amanda has done the dirty on Kieran and turned crown witness to gain immunity from prosecution, Nicky decides she has to go to court, even though she knows it will hurt Alistair. Ken and Dana have resumed going out, but Ken is stunned when Dana decides to propose, since she knows that this will be the likely outcome in a year or so. Ken accepts, but gets the general impression that everyone thinks Dana is mad and will come to her senses given a little time.

      This is the series finale.

    • May the Force Be With You
      Alistair is still enjoying stolen time with Nicky. Gabrielle disapproves, but claims that she has nothing to say about it. Meanwhile, William is recuperating from his injuries, but Alistair and Nicky are alarmed when he seems determined to return to work before he is ready. In order to forestall this, Nicky accepts the offer to take over the practice, but Alistair realises she has done this more out of duty than desire. Ken finds that there is a strange phenomenon at work in Bassett. Cars are losing power, TVs losing reception - but only on one stretch of road. Ken starts to hope that it could be the work of unseen, possibly alien forces.moreless
    • Honour Thy Father
      Alistair tries to cheer up Nicky with stories of potential parricide, but eventually admits that friendly support is not the only reason he's continuing to come around. Nicky knows how Alistair feels and tries to talk to him about it, but he cuts her off. He doesn't want to hear any bad news. But then there is more bad news...moreless
    • The Fruit of Good Works
      Ken gets a fright when Wendy suspects she's pregnant. She also suspects her ex-husband Jason is back in town, since his mother has been admitted to hospital and is expected to die soon. Jason is indeed back, but he seems to be in a hurry for his mother to get on with it. Dana sees Jason's behavior and finds it odd. Alistair continues to try and support Nicky through her difficulties, but she seems determined to avoid him. Eventually he hunts her down at the bookshop, where she admits her misery and cries on his shoulder.

    • History Lessons
      History Lessons
      Episode 6
      When Dana's ex is accused of child abuse, Nicky jumps to his defense. William suspects Louise's interest in Wayne and meets an old flame.

    • The Book I Read
      The Book I Read
      Episode 5
      Nicky picks up a copy of the latest New Zealand novel written by Kieran's friend Guy. But the more she reads the more she is struck by the similarities between the fictional characters and Kieran and Amanda. Is her mind playing tricks on her, or is there something she should know?moreless
    • The Company of Pigs
      Alistair helps a neighbour and makes a pact with the devil. Dana helps a friend and causes a furore.
    • Like the Nuns Love Jesus
      Nicky and Kieran's impromptu engagement party shares the spotlight with the first performance of Golgotha, Wayne's band. But it turns out to be the shortest gig in history, when Louise's son, Brett, decides to destroy his bass guitar. Both William and Louise are well aware of his problems - schizophrenia, complicated by depression. At the announcement of Nicky's engagement, Alistair is beside himself, because he never thought she'd do it. In drunken misery, he kisses Michelle and tries to look up Liz, who is not at all sympathetic.

    • The Woodpile
      The Woodpile
      Episode 2
      Anton's past comes back to haunt him. When he admits to stealing Curtis Willoughby's car from outside a party in 1986, the police think he has a connection to the party and the dead man. Nicky and Kieran travel to Christchurch for her father's funeral. Sibling rivalry rears it's nasty head when Valda treats Nicky and Kieran as honored guests in front of her sisters Fiona and Bridget, who a sure that mom loves her best.moreless
    • Instinct
      Episode 1
      Ken gets the chance he'd been waiting for to investigate Anton when a feud erupts between neighbors. A chance sighting of an automatic weapon gives him a reason to search the Devcich house. But Ken lets his frustration get the better of him when his search turns up nothing more, and he crosses the line.moreless
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  • Specials
    • No episodes have been added for this season of Mercy Peak.